Use the interactivity or play this dice game yourself. How could you make it fair?

Have a go at this game which involves throwing two dice and adding their totals. Where should you place your counters to be more likely to win?

Is this a fair game? How many ways are there of creating a fair game by adding odd and even numbers?

Identical discs are flipped in the air. You win if all of the faces show the same colour. Can you calculate the probability of winning with n discs?

Six balls of various colours are randomly shaken into a trianglular arrangement. What is the probability of having at least one red in the corner?

7 balls are shaken in a container. You win if the two blue balls touch. What is the probability of winning?

Katie scanned in her solution to this problem. Perhaps you might like to do the same for this month's problems.

This article, for students and teachers, is mainly about probability, the mathematical way of looking at random chance and is a shorter version of Taking Chances Extended.

The first of two articles for teachers explaining how to include talk in maths presentations.

Play this well-known game against the computer where each player is equally likely to choose scissors, paper or rock. Why not try the variations too?